September 21, 2018
by Jason N. Batten, Bonnie O. Wong, William F. Hanks & David Magnus
This issue of the American Journal of Bioethics features a target article by Blumenthal-Barby and Ubel that focuses on patients who are unrealistically optimistic, in denial, or self-deceived.…
August 24, 2018
This post also appears in the August 2018 issue of the American Journal of Bioethics.
by John D. Lantos, Ph.D
The impassioned and well-reasoned essays in this edition of the journal all agree with two claims: (1) children have moral claims that should be protected and recognized, and (2) we need ongoing discussions on how to determine and weigh the interests of children when we make decisions for them.…